Bacon Smells Are Related to Aromatic Compounds

Bacon Smells Are Related to Aromatic Compounds

Bacon smells were related to aromatic compounds which are produced when bacon is fried in a recent study reported by the American Chemical Society in collaboration with the Compound Interest blog. They described the chemistry of these compounds which are produced with frying bacon. These odors which waft into the air are proteins in the […]

Astronauts Demand Bacon

Astronauts Demand Bacon

Amy Shira Teitel stated via her Vintage Space blog that Neil Armstrong and “Buzz” Aldrin’s first meal eaten on the Moon was bacon, but four missions before and at least one after, astronauts still demanded their crispy, salty treat. Teitel stated that the history of the American space program walks hand in hand with the pork […]

Kevin Bacon Gets ‘Footloose’ on ‘The Tonight Show’

Kevin Bacon Gets ‘Footloose’ on ‘The Tonight Show’

Kevin Bacon proved he can still get Footloose during an appearance Friday on the Tonight Show to promote his TV show The Following. The 55-year-old actor celebrated his breakout movie’s 30th anniversary with a shot-by-shot recreation of his famous dancing montage from the ending sequence of the film. The 1984 movie Footloose catapulted Bacon to stardom and made the country […]